Blackboard

Wikis

Grading a Wiki
This video shows how to grade a student's contribution to a wiki.
Creating a Wiki
This video shows how to create a wiki in your course.
Editing Wiki Pages
This video shows how to edit wiki pages.
Students: Linking Wiki Pages
This video shows students how to link wiki pages.
Students: Editing a Wiki Page
This video shows students how to edit a wiki page.
Students: Viewing Your Contribution to a Wiki
This video shows students how to see their contributions to a course wiki.
Linking Wiki Pages
This video explains how to link existing pages together.
Viewing Wiki Page History
This video shows how to view the wiki page history to see all of the changes to wiki pages and compare differences among versions.
Adding Rich Content to a Wiki
This tutorial shows how to add rich content, in the form of text, images, and videos to wiki pages. It also shows how to edit wiki pages and link wiki pages.

Best Practices
How to post a blog page by copying from an MS Word document:

  1. Copy the content from the Word document to a Notepad document to remove all extraneous formatting
  2. Copy everything from the notepad to the blog / wiki page
  3. Use the visual editor tools to format the document.